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  • New voucher program for kids with disabilities opens applications today

    Florida's newest scholarship program starts taking applications today, offering parents whose children have certain disabilities a chance to receive state money they can use for private school, therapy or other services. The new Personal Learning...
  • READER SUBMITTED: Tolland Garden Paths Awards Scholarship

    Tolland Garden Paths (TGP) garden club is pleased to announce that it has awarded its second student scholarship to Mark Landolina. Mark is a 2014 graduate of Tolland High School and plans to attend Keene State College in New Hampshire this fall where...
  • Special-needs kids will soar with new scholarship money

    Like every parent, I want my child to be as successful as possible in her education and in life. But the path to success for my daughter, Faith, will look different than that of most kids. Faith is a child with Down syndrome. Her unique abilities are...
  • Making college count

    A college degree was once the most promising path to gainful employment and a productive career. Bright-eyed teenagers flocked to four-year schools, where earning a diploma was akin to buying the winning ticket in life's lottery. That no longer holds...
  • READER SUBMITTED: Hospital Auxiliary Awards Two Scholarships

    Two 2014 graduates of New Britain High School who will be pursuing studies in medical careers have each received a $1,000 scholarship from the Hospital of Central Connecticut New Britain General campus Auxiliary. Auxiliary President Judy Kilduff says...
  • READER SUBMITTED: Farm Credit East Gives $46,500 In College Scholarships

    Farm Credit East, the Northeast's largest agricultural lending cooperative, recently awarded $46,500 in college scholarships to 31 student recipients. Each student received a $1,500 scholarship to apply towards his or her higher education. "This year's...
  • READER SUBMITTED: Widows Society Grant To Provide Scholarships For Hartford Women At Capital CC

    A new scholarship program for Hartford women who attend or plan to attend Capital Community College is available for the 2014-2015 academic year. The Widows Society, a volunteer, philanthropic organization established in 1825, has awarded a $25,000 grant...
  • Bright Futures keep dimming for Florida students

    Bright Futures keep dimming for Florida students
    Seventeen years ago, Florida made a promise to its high-school students: If you work hard and make good grades, the state will help you take the next step. The deal came in the form of the Bright Futures scholarships, which help students pay tuition...
  • National Merit Scholars announced

    Students from Irvine, Newport Beach, Fountain Valley and Laguna Beach were among 1,600 National Merit Scholarship winners announced as part of the organization's third round of scholarships for the year. The awards, announced Monday, will provide...
  • Lindsey M. Burke: Breaks for student borrowers do nothing to cut college costs

    Federal lawmakers have been trying for decades to reduce the burden of paying for college. Congress has significantly expanded lending, lifted caps on borrowing, and cut interest rates on federal student loans. Parents even became eligible to take out...
  • Students and economy benefit from college loan repayment flexibility

    Andy McCracken's family faced a sobering choice. After his mother was diagnosed with breast cancer, the money his parents had spent years saving to send him to college would go to save her life. Fortunately, Andy's mother is in remission today, and Andy...